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Regional Information Yamanashi
Yamanashi, the best place for locating your business base
Your Regional Guide : Shinya Ishihara
1-6-1 Marunouchi,Kofu-city,Yamanashi Prefecture 400-8501
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The information below is as of November 2017. (Basic Information: August 2018)
|Population *1||0.86 million|
|Labor force *1||0.44 million|
|Area (square kilometer)*2||4,465.27|
|GDP *3||3,251,083 million yen|
|Major industries||Production machinery, electrical machinery, food products, information and communication machinery,electronic parts and devices|
|Land price(for 1square meter) *5||
|Number of Establishments *6||46,293|
|Number of Employees *6||400,762|
Strength of the region's industries and economy
In addition to a wealth of traditional technologies, represented best by Yamanashi jewelry crafting, the prefecture offers excellent access to the mechanical electronics industry concentration of the Tama region, Tokyo. For this reason, many companies, such as electronic component manufacturers, semiconductor device manufacturers, semiconductor manufacturing device manufacturers, robots and other mechatronics manufacturers and electronics manufacturers, have expanded into Yamanashi, making it one of the largest mechanical electronics industry concentrations in Japan.
- Related Link
- Industrial location guide: Yamanashi business siting commission